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A Sparrow's Flight (Signed copy)

Signed by Lord Hailsham with the programme for the Foyles Luncheon to launch the book
Lord Hailsham
Collins, London, 1990
£25.00
Autobiography & Biography | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Les Graham: A Life in Racing

An illustrated biography of the TT racer
Matthew Freudenberg
Charlton Publications, Taunton, 2006
£25.00
Sports & Hobbies | Hard Cover | First Editions

The Elephant Vanishes

Murakami's off-the-wall stories, complete on 8 discs
Haruki Murakami
Naxos, 2006
£10.00
Fiction | Soft Cover | Audiobook

Combat In and Over Delville Wood (Signed copy)

A rare Great War memoir, first issue and signed by the author, Arthur H Betteridge
Arthur H Betteridge
Printed for the Author, South Africa, 1974
£400.00
Military & War | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions

Divagations

Mallarme's prose poems, prose-poetic musings, criticism, and reflections
Stephane Mallarme, translated by Barbara Johnson
Belknap Press, Harvard, 2009
£15.00
Essays | Soft Cover | First Editions

'Hind Swaraj' and Other Writings

Published in Cambridge Texts in Modern Politics
Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi, edited by Anthony J Parel
Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 2011
£12.00
Politics, Law & Economics | Soft Cover

Enigma

The Life of Knut Hamsun
Robert Ferguson
Hutchinson, London, 1987
£20.00
Autobiography & Biography | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

A Chelsea Concerto

Frances Faviell's memoir of the Blitz
Frances Faviell
Cassell, London, 1959
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Autobiography & Biography | Hard Cover | First Editions

The Integrative Action of the Nervous System

with a new foreword by the author and a bibliography of his writings
Sir Charles Sherrington
University Press, Cambridge, 1952
£30.00
Health & Medicine | Hard Cover | Dustwrapper

Wide Sargasso Sea

The World Books 1967 edition, a year after the true first
Jean Rhys, introduction by Francis Wyndham, wrapper design by Eric Thomas
World Books, London, 1967
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Fiction | Hard Cover | Dustwrapper | First thus

The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring, The Two Towers, and The Return of the King

1966, three volumes, the first printing of the second edition.
J R R Tolkien
George Allen & Unwin, London, 1966
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Fiction | Hard Cover | Dustwrapper

Irish Tales and Sagas (Signed copy)

Signed the illustrator, Pauline Bewick
Ulick O'Connor, illustrated by Pauline Bewick
Granada, London, 1981
£30.00
Mythology, Customs & Folklore | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Outsider II, Always Almost: Never Quite (Signed copy)

Signed by Brian Sewell
Brian Sewell
Quartet Books, London, 2012
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Autobiography & Biography | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Ordeal, A Trilogy

The Sisters, 1918, and Bleak Morning
Alexei Tolstoy, translated by Ivy and Tatiana Litvoniva, tailpieces and illuminations by V Sheshnikov
Foreign Languages Publishing House, Moscow, 1953
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Fiction | Hard Cover

Caravaggio in Film and Literature

Popular Culture's Apprpriation of a Baroque Genius
Laura Rorato
Legenda, London, 2014
£40.00
Art | Hard Cover | First Editions

Ivon Hitchens Nudes

includes invitation to the 1995 private view
Peter Khoroche, introduction
Jonathan Clark Fine Art, London, 1995
£20.00
Art | Soft Cover | First Editions

Village Bells

The Culture of the Senses in the Nineteenth-Century French Countryside
Alain Corbin, translated by Martin Thom
Columbia University Press, New York, 1998
£20.00
History | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Triple Odyssey

The Story of S.M.S. Emden and its Crew
Edward B Proud
Idea Generation, London, 2003
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Military & War | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

The Norwegian Intelligence Service, 1945–1970

A comprehensive history of the post-war years
Olav Riste
Frank Cass, London, 1999
£30.00
History | Soft Cover | First Editions

Free at Last! (Signed copy)

Signed by Tony Benn, his diaries 1991–2001
Tony Benn, edited by Ruth Winstone
Hutchinson, London, 2002
£15.00
Autobiography & Biography | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions | Dustwrapper

Let Me Die in Drag

A 1995 paperback edition of Ed Wood Jr's shocker, aka Death of a Transvestite
Ed Wood Jr, introduction by Jonathan Ross
Gorse, London, 1995
£12.00
Fiction | Soft Cover | First thus

Apraxia

The Cognitive Side of Motor Control
Georg Goldenberg
Oxford University Press, Oxford, 2013
£40.00
Health & Medicine | Hard Cover | First Editions

Sid & Nancy

The first edition of the screenplay to Alex Cox's film
Alex Cox, and Abbe Wool
Faber & Faber, London, 1986
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Film & Theatre | Soft Cover | First Editions

Four books about Rosa Ponselle, American operatic soprano

All first editions, one is a signed limited edition
Various
Various, New York, Boston, etc, 1982
£30.00
Music | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions | Limited Editions | Dustwrapper

Rupert Brooke, The Splendour and the Pain (Signed copy)

Signed by John Frayn Turner
John Frayn Turner
Breese Books, London, 1992
£10.00
Autobiography & Biography | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions | Dustwrapper

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